Himanshu Desai

Summary

Affiliation: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pulmonary emergencies: pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, lung abscess, and empyema
    Himanshu Desai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23507, USA
    Med Clin North Am 96:1127-48. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Antibiotic resistance in sputum isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is related to antibiotic exposure
    Himanshu Desai
    Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA
    COPD 7:337-44. 2010

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Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Pulmonary emergencies: pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, lung abscess, and empyema
    Himanshu Desai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23507, USA
    Med Clin North Am 96:1127-48. 2012
    ..The etiology and risk factors for each of these conditions are described, diagnostic approaches are discussed, and evidence-based management options are reviewed...
  2. doi request reprint Antibiotic resistance in sputum isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is related to antibiotic exposure
    Himanshu Desai
    Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA
    COPD 7:337-44. 2010
    ..Macrolide use in the previous 6 months is associated with macrolide resistance in sputum isolates of S. pneumoniae. Recent antibiotic exposure may help in determining appropriate antibiotic treatment in these patients...